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Welcome to Gainesville Mills ...

Gainesville Mills is located in Hall County<1>.

The location of Gainesville Mills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Gainesville Mills: Gainesville Mls. (or less commonly used: Gainesville Mlls.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gainesville Mills has a population of 43,232 people<3> (see below for details).

Gainesville Mills is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Gainesville Mills lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area Codes for Gainesville Mills: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gainesville Mills had an population of 43,232 people. This is an increase of 27.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.02% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gainesville Mills had a population of 33,804 people (or 18.81% of the total population of Hall County).

The population of Gainesville Mills represents 0.35% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 33,804 people, the population of Gainesville Mills increased 32.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 25,578 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gainesville Mills.

Adding Gainesville Mills to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Gainesville Mills in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Gainesville Mills elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gainesville Mills on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Gainesville Mills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gainesville Mills.

  • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County]
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    • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Gainesville Mills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,617 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugar Hill<7>
  • Dry Pond [Jackson County]
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    • Dry Pond [Jackson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Gainesville Mills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,881 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Pond
  • Gaines Ferry [Hall County]
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    • Gaines Ferry [Hall County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Gainesville Mills
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaines Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Auburn [Barrow County]
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    • Auburn [Barrow County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Gainesville Mills
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,660 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dawsonville [Dawson County]
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      • Dawsonville [Dawson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,126 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dawsonville<7>
    • Hargrove [Hall County]
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      • Hargrove [Hall County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hargrove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lumpkin [Dawson County]
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      • Lumpkin [Dawson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,266 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumpkin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Alto [Habersham County]
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      • Alto [Habersham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<7>
    • Sardis Shores [Hall County]
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      • Sardis Shores [Hall County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 960 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sardis Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sardis Shores
    • Woodbridge [Hall County]
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      • Woodbridge [Hall County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Gainesville Mills
      • Estimated population in 2019: 902 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbridge

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gainesville Mills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gainesville Mills.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gainesville Mills. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gainesville Mills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gainesville Mills. See our Newspapers Page for Gainesville Mills.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gainesville Mills ...

Looking for more information about Gainesville Mills? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Gainesville Mills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gainesville Mills.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gainesville Mills. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Hall County: www.hallcounty.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Hall, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gainesville Mills.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gainesville Mills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Gainesville Mills, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gainesville Mills) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gainesville Mills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gainesville Mills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gainesville Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2773, Longitude: -83.8177       In this case, the coordinates for Gainesville Mills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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